Polarkonsult have been following RV Gunnerus since the very first sketches as newbuilding in 2002 through construction at Larsnes Mek. Verksted, installation of new Rolls Royce thrusters at Moen Marin and now heading for lengthening and upgrading of ROV facilities. The work will be done at Assens Shipyard in Denmark. Polarkosnsult will deliver engineering and inspections of the works.
The project was initiated in 2017 as a fesibility study for NTNU. After NTNU decisions, Polarkonsult participated in the purchase process and a signed contract with Assens Shipyard in Denmark. Design work is ongoing and the vessel will be at the Yard in the beginning of December with redelevery to the customer, NTNU in April 2019.
The team at Polarkonsult is pleased to be be trusted with this assignment.